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Title

Pangal panel (Two faces)


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Titles

Bark painting

Spathe painting (Two faces)


Cultural origin

Kwoma people


Media category

Painting


Materials used

sago spathe (pangal), mineral pigments: yellow and white on black ground


Dimensions

113.0 x 33.0 cm; 12.7 x 5.1 cm handle


Credit

Purchased 1963


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA6.1963



Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1963 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1963, 76. cat.no. 170

Christian Kaufmann, Planters and artists: the roles of leading members of the Kwoma in Papua New Guinea, Göttingen, 1972. For general information about the Kwoma people of the Waskuk Hills.

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 46. cat.no. 93